A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 41 km W of Yongle, China (25 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a82j. Unique identifier: us2000a82j. Exact location of earthquake, 103.7895° East, 33.2638° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was detected at 08:29:05 / 8:29 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/08/17 / 2017-08-09 00:29:05 / August 9, 2017 @ 12:29 am.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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